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    15 October 2018

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    RMA Annual Report & Accounts 2017-18

    7 August 2018

    The RMA’s Annual Report and Accounts 2017-18 have been laid before the Scottish Parliament by the Scottish Ministers under Section 13(2) of the Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2003.

    Book Launch Event

    23 May 2018

    Dr Selina Kerr discusses her book ‘Gun violence prevention? the politics behind policy responses to school shootings in the United States

    LS/CMI Mentors Event 2018

    6 March 2018

    We would like to thank all those who came along to join us to share experiences and learning from Quality Assurance in practice at the LS/CMI mentors event on the 1st of February in Glasgow.

    Convener and Members Appointed to RMA Board

    6 April 2017

    The Cabinet Secretary for Justice Michael Matheson today announced the appointment of David Crawford as Convener to the Risk Management Authority alongside three new members; Aileen Burnett, Jane Davey and Terry Powell.

    Updated Standards and Guidelines 2016

    26 October 2016

    The revised publication of Standards and Guidelines for Risk Management (2016) contains a number of minor amendments to clarify guidance and replaces the 2013 version.

    RMA Convener

    31 October 2016

    The Risk Management Authority (RMA) are looking to appoint a new Convener.

    Board member positions

    28 October 2016

    Would you like to play your part in preventing and reducing further offending by developing best practice in offender risk assessment and management?

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    RMA Conference

    9 October 2015

    The RMA was delighted to host a conference on the Level of Service / Case Management Inventory (LS/CMI) in October.

    Annual Report and Accounts 2014-15

    20 July 2015

    The RMA’s Annual Report and Accounts for 2014-15 has been laid before Parliament and is now available to download. Please click here to be directed to the corporate reports section of the website.

    LS/CMI in practice national report

    10 November 2014

    The LS/CMI in practice national report is drawn from the analysis of aggregated data provided by Criminal Justice Social Work Services from across Scotland at the end of September 2013.

    Complaints Handling Procedure

    1 April 2014

    The RMA has adopted the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman (SPSO) model complaints handling procedure. The procedure introduces a standardised approach to handling complaints across government.

    Communications Survey

    24 February 2014

    We would be grateful if users of our website could complete the attached short survey, to help us shape the way we communicate with our partners, stakeholders and practitioners.

    Invitation to tender

    9 December 2013

    The Risk Management Authority (RMA) is seeking to establish a small pool of suitably qualified and experienced individuals to provide clinical support to Scottish criminal justice social work practitioners and managers on the delivery of a sex offender programme.

    Quality Assurance

    9 August 2013

    The Quality Assurance section of the website has been updated for those involved in LS/CMI.

    Annual Report & Accounts

    23 July 2013

    The RMA’s Annual Report & Accounts for 2012-13 was laid before Parliament on the 11th of July 2013 and is now available to download.

    New Board Members appointed

    4 July 2013

    We are pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Hawkes, Stephen Swan and Elizabeth Carmichael to the Risk Management Authority Board.

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